Research Associate Dietitian - Newcastle University,
Lead dietitian - Diabetes Digital Media
Tara has worked across a wide variety of specialities in the NHS including bariatrics, weight management and diabetes in adults. Tara has also worked in paediatric weight management, where she saw the day to day challenges for patients, families and clinicians.
She has a specific interest in type 2 diabetes remission and regularly uses very low energy diets (VLED) and low carbohydrate diets with her patients.
Tara is lead dietitian at Diabetes Digital Media (DDM), creators of the Low Carb Program. Her interests are in scaling digital interventions supporting type 2 diabetes remission. Tara is leading the development of new innovations supporting patients with NAFLD and adolescence with obesity.
Tara is also an Honorary Clinical Fellow at the National University of Ireland, Galway where she is currently conducting research into digital interventions supporting patients in Galway’s Bariatric unit.